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    Jan 2010

    Re: Server-side Scripting

    Okay, I have managed to get some way further with this. I am now stuck with this code that is supposed to move files from one directory to another:

    PHP Code:
    shell_exec("sudo find /media/storage/documents -name '*.doc' -type f -exec mv '{}' /media/storage/backup/ \; 2>&1");
    I am calling this from a button on another page, but I am now getting the following message:

    find: missing argument to `-exec'I am so close to what I am trying to achieve, I can taste it !

    Help greatly appreciated
    Last edited by lisati; March 23rd, 2013 at 11:34 AM. Reason: Add tags for readability


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